Shows wrong file type when I download the Artisteer program.

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

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Firefox
General
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minor
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
9 years ago
8 years ago

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(Reporter: Peter X, Unassigned)

Tracking

3.5 Branch
x86
Windows Vista
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Description

9 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:1.9.1.7) Gecko/20091221 Firefox/3.5.7 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:1.9.1.7) Gecko/20091221 Firefox/3.5.7 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)

"You have chosen to open
Artisteer.2.3.0.21098.exe
which is a: PNG Image
from: http://software-files-I.cnet.com
Would you like to save this file?"
That is the dialog box.
I do download alot of PNG images so maybe it takes the last file type and displays it. 

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Visit the link I provided
2. Click download link
3. Look at dialog box
Actual Results:  
I got the same dialog box with the PNG Image file type thing. 

Expected Results:  
I would get the PNG Image dialog box.

It should have said the file type is an executable file.
I get that it is a binary file, which is correct. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.3a1pre) Gecko/20100109 Minefield/3.7a1pre (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) ID:20100109042837
Can you open in safe mode and test there? http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Safe+Mode
Version: unspecified → 3.5 Branch
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Comment 2

9 years ago
I did it in safe mode and same problem.

Comment 3

9 years ago
I am getting it recognized correctly as an exe as well, when I go to the provided URL (http://download.cnet.com/3001-10247_4-10886734.html?spi=877041b003be0d8d55965a2b80d4c2aa&part=dl-Artisteer) with Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.1.7) Gecko/20091221 Firefox/3.5.7 GTB6 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) ID:20091221164558

Peter -> Can you attach a screenshot of the dialog you are getting?
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Comment 4

9 years ago
Alright, I have a screenshot please look at the provided link. 

(http://img189.imageshack.us/img189/2462/artisteerpngimage.jpg)

Comment 5

9 years ago
Is it correctly identified if you create a new, empty profile and try the download? http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Managing+profiles?s=profile

Comment 6

8 years ago
Reporter -> Are you still experiencing this issue? Have you tried a new profile?

Comment 7

8 years ago
Closing bug as Incomplete - if you are still experiencing this issue or have more information to provide feel free to post back here and we can re-open the bug. You can also get assistance by visiting the Firefox help site -> http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Ask+a+question
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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